What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name BATES, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Windsor Amount $4,973.80 Date 04/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWK-SHULER, LESA J Employer name Town of Windsor Amount $4,973.80 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAUGH, JENNIFER L Employer name Oswego County Amount $4,973.64 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, SHARON A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $4,973.51 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZMIERCZAK, MARK R Employer name Erie County Amount $4,973.31 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLD, MAYRA L Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $4,973.15 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYBART, JOSHUA J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $4,973.13 Date 06/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOWDY, AMEL S, III Employer name Town of Cambria Amount $4,973.00 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANUSZKIEWICZ, JAMES M Employer name Centereach Fire District Amount $4,972.93 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, TODD M Employer name Town of Pittstown Amount $4,972.77 Date 10/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTIN, AMBER A Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $4,972.54 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, KRISTEN S Employer name Orange County Amount $4,972.50 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, MELISSA A Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $4,972.33 Date 11/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANTER, KIM S Employer name Herkimer County Amount $4,972.05 Date 02/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANIRI, MASON V Employer name Town of Owasco Amount $4,972.00 Date 06/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, LESLIE H Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $4,972.00 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CICCO, HOLLY B Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $4,971.72 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMBLIN, RICHARD L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $4,971.60 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERRILL, LATRANA R Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $4,971.59 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLAND, HAYLEY A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $4,971.56 Date 11/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROUGHTON, DANNY K Employer name Town of Hornellsville Amount $4,971.48 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURO, ROBERT F Employer name Town of Hornellsville Amount $4,971.48 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTCHKISS, KAYLA D Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $4,971.37 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUSTOVICH, NIRVANA I Employer name South Kortright CSD Amount $4,971.36 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULD, DEBORAH A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $4,970.68 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CONNIE L Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $4,970.67 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVONETTI, KATRINA J Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $4,970.44 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMERS, LISA M Employer name Town of Sterling Amount $4,970.40 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KEVIN F Employer name Southold Fire District Amount $4,970.38 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHAREK, ELIZABETH Employer name Cornell University Amount $4,970.30 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ANDREW P Employer name Town of Louisville Amount $4,970.12 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JANICE D Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $4,969.95 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTER, AMANDA J Employer name Orange County Amount $4,969.50 Date 02/14/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, ANNE M Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $4,969.50 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANDREA, JESSICA L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $4,969.25 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANDREA J Employer name Village of Chittenango Amount $4,969.01 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAIRD, CHRISTINE M Employer name Ontario County Amount $4,969.00 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMPUS, CHERI A Employer name Newark CSD Amount $4,968.73 Date 10/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMISKEY, DAVID W Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $4,968.00 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKAUB, GREGORY J Employer name Cayuga Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $4,968.00 Date 07/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JESSIE M Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $4,968.00 Date 05/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNKOOP, MORGAN L Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $4,968.00 Date 03/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IORIZZO, ADELGISA M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $4,967.98 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARR, EWAN J Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $4,967.74 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, BRETT W Employer name Village of Frankfort Amount $4,967.57 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Erie County Amount $4,967.54 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELETANLIC, ILHANA Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $4,967.28 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHATTI, ASSAD Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $4,967.21 Date 08/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGS, TIMOTHY A Employer name Canton CSD Amount $4,967.11 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRACE, VICTORIA ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $4,966.92 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESNICK, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $4,966.87 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, PATRICK B Employer name Town of Coxsackie Amount $4,966.75 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEY, RAYMOND P Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $4,966.60 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ITTAN, SANJU P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $4,966.50 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, KARLEE M Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $4,966.46 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNG, DENISE M Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $4,965.97 Date 03/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, ELISA Y Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $4,965.76 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINN, THEODORE W Employer name Town of Norwich Amount $4,965.75 Date 07/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZARELLA, FRANCINE M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $4,965.63 Date 05/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, CARLIE S Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $4,965.45 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARBA, CHRISTINA L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $4,965.18 Date 11/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODEMOTE, JARED E Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $4,965.17 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, ASHLEY A Employer name Albany Port District Commiss Amount $4,965.00 Date 06/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ANDREW M Employer name Cold Spring Harbor Fire Dist Amount $4,965.00 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTE, ROSINA L Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $4,964.64 Date 12/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUHMANN, NIKOLAUS L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $4,964.02 Date 02/10/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUGHTON, LINDA M Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $4,963.92 Date 07/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, JOSHUA J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $4,963.82 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURMAN, RICHARD T Employer name Greene County Amount $4,963.78 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISWANATHAN, GIRIJA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $4,963.05 Date 04/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMITROFF, DANIEL H Employer name Erie County Amount $4,962.98 Date 08/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $4,962.73 Date 10/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCHHEIMER, SHIRA M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $4,962.69 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTY, ALVIN W, JR Employer name Town of Willet Amount $4,962.50 Date 08/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, LINDA S Employer name City of Albany Amount $4,962.42 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVA, JEREMIAH J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $4,962.14 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, LISA D Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $4,962.11 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, BRUCE E Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $4,961.79 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLI, PATRICIA Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $4,961.79 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, THOMAS J, SR Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $4,961.79 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNANO CAMPBELL, REBECCA Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $4,961.67 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ GONZALEZ, MIRNA G Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $4,961.48 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURVES, SHEILA A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $4,961.47 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESTA, AMANDA E Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $4,961.45 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMAN, GRANT Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $4,961.15 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JOHN E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $4,961.14 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLLER, SUE-ELLEN Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $4,961.10 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLI, CARTER J Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $4,960.93 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOWSKI, SCOTT S Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $4,960.48 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOWEN, KATHERINE M Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $4,960.25 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, SEAN P Employer name Middle Island Fire District Amount $4,959.79 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHN, CATHY R Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $4,959.25 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPPEE, DIANE L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $4,959.24 Date 02/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, KATHERINE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $4,959.24 Date 02/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, CAROLYN Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $4,959.00 Date 05/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, FLOR MARIA Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $4,958.72 Date 12/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILES, YANITZIA Employer name Monroe County Amount $4,958.65 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUPA, ANN Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $4,958.64 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGENFELDER, KAYLEIGH A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $4,958.54 Date 06/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLI, MARIE E Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $4,958.49 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System